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The Terrace at the Headland

Fistral Beach, Newquay TR7 1EW, England
+44 1637 872211
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Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good22%
  • Average15%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“sandwiches” (20 reviews)
“clotted cream” (4 reviews)
“cake” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
British, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Fistral Beach, Newquay TR7 1EW, England
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1 - 10 of 338 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We were staying in the cottages and thought it would be good to walk a short distance to the hotel. Ended up going in a number of times and got to know the staff. All very friendly and helpful. We had a problem with one...More

Thank AndyBaker65
TheHeadlandHotel, Guest Relations Manager at The Terrace at the Headland, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear Andy Thank you so much for your review. I am sorry one of the meals did not take your fancy but delighted the staff were able to help and find something more suitable. You must also try our Samphire restaurant who have a new...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This restaurant over looks the beautiful Fistral Bay. We sampled their huge afternoon tea alongside a celebratory evening meal. All food and drinks were lovely and the service was excellent.More

Thank 86127jan
TheHeadlandHotel, Guest Relations Manager at The Terrace at the Headland, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Jan Thank you so much for such a wonderful review. Do look out for our specially themed afternoon teas as well and when the weather gets a little brighter the sunsets are just the icing on the cake! I look forward to seeing you...More

Reviewed 22 November 2017

Enjoyed both meals at the terrace,staff are lovely and knowledgable about what they’re serving. Ramen with noodles one night and steak another,both excellent.

Thank suemainwaring59
TheHeadlandHotel, Guest Relations Manager at The Terrace at the Headland, responded to this reviewResponded 27 November 2017

Dear Sue Thank you so much for such a wonderful review. The Ramen noodles are from our new menu and a firm favourite of mine! I do hope to see you back at The Headland in the very near future. Best wishes Lucy

Reviewed 26 October 2017

Was on a business trip so decided to eat in the hotel, what a fantastic view. The food was great aswell. Service was a little slow, but that was no problem for me, quite happily sat watching the sea whilst waiting!More

Thank Stephen B
TheHeadlandHotel, Guest Relations Manager at The Terrace at the Headland, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2017

Dear Stephen Thank you so much for your review. Albeit you were happy with the gorgeous views and relaxation, I do apologise for the slow service. I have passed your comments onto the Terrace team who I know are grateful for all feedback. I do...More

Reviewed 24 October 2017

We had just over half an hour before our childminder left, and popped in for a pot of afternoon tea. No-one at the bar so we went into the restaurant. 7 members of staff behind the counter, but we stood there for a bit while...More

Thank Bilbo2
TheHeadlandHotel, Guest Relations Manager at The Terrace at the Headland, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2017

Thank you for your feedback and I am so sorry the service was so poor. The reaction you were given from the team is clearly unacceptable, please be assured I will address this with the Terrace & Bar Manager. I would be delighted to welcome...More

Reviewed 15 October 2017

We have eaten so many times in this restaurant. The quality of the food is good but the service is very hit and miss and it's always difficult to get a table.

Thank Tablefortwo1
TheHeadlandHotel, Guest Relations Manager at The Terrace at the Headland, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2017

I am so sorry you received such a varied service. May I ask you to email me the best number to call you on to discuss further 01637 870 205. I look forward to hearing from you. Best wishes Lucy

Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

Will recommend the Thai crab cake. Thanks to Kate who made the suggestion ! We have been well looked after by Kate and Cat, food arrived in good time, wine served before starters arrived. Friendly atmosphere around. Glad we chose this restaurant for our lunch...More

Thank Anne L
TheHeadlandHotel, Guest Relations Manager at The Terrace at the Headland, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2017

Thank you Anne for a wonderful review and feedback on the team. I will of course, pass onto Kate and Kat. The Thai crab cakes are brand new on the menu so I am delighted they are going down well! Do visit again soon to...More

Reviewed 12 October 2017

I ate here most lunch times and had afternoon tea here great choice, I would recommend the fresh crab for lunch [excellent] and the buttermilk fried chicken thighs delicious

Thank Lesley H
TheHeadlandHotel, Guest Relations Manager at The Terrace at the Headland, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2017

Thank you Lesley. The buttermilk chicken thighs are also a favourite of mine to! We have just updated the menu so you mist come back to sample some more of the menu delights. Best wishes Lucy

Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

Really lovely location. Good service and an innovative menu. The sea bass was delicious and a great locally sourced dish.

Thank Sheila R
TheHeadlandHotel, Guest Relations Manager at The Terrace at the Headland, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2017

Dear Shelia Thank you for posting your fabulous feedback - I shall certainly let the Chef know. Please do visit us again soon. Best wishes Lucy

Reviewed 10 October 2017

I had the opportunity to visit the Headland hotel for a Business seminar and had lunch in their CafeBar.... this was just indulging myself as I was here in a 4*** Hotel. Well after ordering a Cheese & Ham sandwich with chips... I waited 20...More

Thank johnhale2018
TheHeadlandHotel, Guest Relations Manager at The Terrace at the Headland, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2017

It is very disappointing to read that you were so dissatisfied with your lunch when you attended a business seminar at the hotel. You did not say what was wrong with the sandwich but I do hope you complained to the staff at the time...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$14 - US$35
Meals
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, View, Romantic, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Fistral Beach, Newquay TR7 1EW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Newquay
  • Phone Number: +44 1637 872211
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